The Arab Republic Of Egypt Essay

798 Words Nov 19th, 2015 4 Pages
Egypt, is located on the northeastern part of Africa and it borders Sudan, Israel, and Libya. The landmark of this country is 997,739 sq. km. It has 82,056,378 in population as of the 2013 census. Sharm el-Sheikh, Luxor, Hurghada, and Alexandria are some of the major cities in Egypt. Its official language is Arabic with English being understood and spoken by people of higher education. The climatic conditions of Egypt is hot and dry with mid-winter because of its place in the Sahara Desert. Egypt is a Muslim dominated country; with Muslim dominating the population of (mostly Sunni) 90%, Coptic 9%, other Christian 1% (http://globaledge.msu.edu/countries/egypt). The Arab Republic of Egypt has a democratic political system that had governed its people and defined its political authorities. Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, who ran as an independent party, was elected into office in May of 2014; making him the 6th president Egypt. Ibrahim Mahlab is the prime minister of the Arab Republic of Egypt. Egypt has a mixed economic system which includes a variety of private freedom, combined with centralized economic planning and government regulations. Egypt is a member of the African Union (AU), African Economic Community (AEC), and the Council of Arab Economic Unity (CAEU) among others (http://globaledge.msu.edu/countries/egypt). Petroleum, Natural gas, Iron ore, and Crude oil formed part of Egypt’s resources. With these resources, Egypt exports to countries like the United States of…

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